I've killed several dozen antelope and a few mule deer with one shot with a 6MM Remington and Speer 85 grain softpoints.
Know your weapon, stalk to within a reasonable range, take a near perfect shot, and they'll go down in their tracks.
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost